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by | June 25, 2017 | 02:18

Known for her combative and all-round batting skills, Mithali is not only regarded among India's premier batters but has also earned herself a reputation for being the best in the world in women's cricket . During her 18-year long career, the champion cricketer has smashed many records. Then Raj's milestone of scoring seven fifties in ODIs. Before her knock of 71 against England , she had scores of 70*, 64, 73*, 51*, 54 and 62*.

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:12

Fresh deals for Sanchez and Ozil alone, would take the Gunners' wage bill well beyond those restrictions, should both agree terms on £280,000-per-week contracts. This means the money will have to be found in player sales this summer, not just of fringe players, but first-team players too. "He knows that the most important thing when you manage a club like Arsenal is to win the Premier League ".

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:08

The 53-year-old has presided over just three wins in his first nine matches in charge but hopes to restore Russian Federation to their former glories having struggled in recent years. "To be honest, we haven't seen attractive play from the national team for a long time ", Putin said. The Soviet Union took the honours in that game by defeating New Zealand 3-0.

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:10

Portugal is a heavy favourite to make it back-to-back victories on Saturday and progress as group winners but Santos was impressed by the efforts of tournament outsiders New Zealand in its battling 2-1 loss to Mexico . "Everybody has their own opinion so we just accept what people say and we try to learn from positive criticism and the others, we just accept them".

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:08

The one that didn't so much win the Saturday games, as bore their opposition into submission. "We'll go back to the drawing board on Monday". Having already scored to open the second half, Ioane's second try left the Lions guessing how to stop the speedster.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:55

According to Darren Lewis of the Daily Mirror , Chelsea and Atletico Madrid have commenced negotiations pertaining to the sale of Diego Costa as the player has fallen out of favour with manager Antonio Conte . According to The Star, Newcastle has seen off competition from French Ligue 1 side Rennes for the 25-year-old Cameroon worldwide, and are also working on an £8.7 million deal for Eibar's French defender Florian Lejeune as they prepare to return to the Premier League .

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:53

Mustafi acknowledges that the former Barcelona forward would not look out of place at any of those sides, but is looking for Arsenal to do all they can to keep a prized asset on their books. "Of course we won the FA Cup, but they were all very disappointed about not qualifying for the Champions League". According to The Independent: "The rules say that a club's wage bill should not be more than £7m more than it was in 2016-17, or £19m more than from the 2012-13 season".

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:49

He's coaching Manchester United . Spanish publication Diariogol report that Barcelona forward Neymar - who faced similar charges over image rights earlier this year - has been chatting to Ronnie via WhatsApp, casting aside the club rivalry to offer his support in this hard time.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:51

Kvitova's career was in the balance after she was attacked last December but she has worked hard to return at the top level and, with Wimbledon the initial target for her comeback, she made quick progress to play at the French Open. "I executed exactly the way I wanted to", she said. This has a feel of a three setter all over it, but we would give Kvitova the edge to lift the title in just her second tournament back.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:49

Forward Lars Stindl feels Germany's young team are well equipped to deal with the experienced threat of Copa America champions Chile when they go head to head for the Confederations Cup Group B clash in Kazan. There was still work to do but Sanchez played a smart one-two with Vidal prior to galloping into the area as well as firing a left-footed shot past goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:36

But what I needed was a leader. And somebody that can make their teammates better, somebody who has incredible basketball IQ - his IQ is off the charts - and somebody who can get their teammates to follow them and want to get out on that wing like James Worthy and Byron Scott and Michael Cooper used to do back in the day.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:36

Portugal are set to rest Cristiano Ronaldo for Saturday's clash against New Zealand as the Euro 2016 winners look to clinch their place in next week's Confederations Cup semi-finals. Mexico dominated possession early on but Russian Federation went ahead fortuitously when Samedov beat goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa just inside the far post after Mexico had failed to clear a header and midfielder Aleksandr Erokhin missed the ball as he was trying to shoot.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:29

Springer was hit by A's right-hander Jesse Hahn's 92 miles per hour fastball on a 3-1 count. The pitch sailed high and tight. Josh Reddick homered and scored four runs, Jake Marisnick and Marwin Gonzalez each went deep and the Houston Astros beat the Oakland Athletics 12-9 on Thursday.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:23

It will be a first fight for "Money" Mayweather in two years after he called time on his glittering career with routine points' victory over Andre Berto in September 2015. "Negotiations went smooth. Floyd is surrounded by some smart people, and we got this thing done. The impossible deal is now done". Mayweather is a five-division world champion and has a 49-0 record.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:25

In the just concluded Champions Trophy final, India was handed out a humiliating defeat by Pakistan and Bumrah's one no-ball was widely blamed for the loss. "Because I believe humans can make mistakes". Traffic Police Jaipur tweeted a photo with a caption, "Don't cross the line it can be costly". "@ traffic_jpr well done Jaipur traffic police this shows how much respect you get after giving your best for the country".

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:24

Quinton's dismissal saw the Indian bowlers starting to dominate proceedings as the rest of the South African batsmen displayed poor shot selection at times. "They had great intensity, they didn't miss the mark very often and bowled pretty well", he added. De Villiers, the world's top-ranked one-day batsman, is focused on the 2019 World Cup.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:20

Ronaldo, the reigning Ballon d'Or award victor, last week said he's being unfairly treated by Spain's tax authorities, whose "persecution" has made him determined to leave Real Madrid and the country, a source confirmed to ESPN FC . This assumes, however, that Ronaldo is still a Madrid player, with a source confirming that he wants to leave Madrid and Spain as a result of accusations from the Spanish tax authorities and the media.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:22

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo controls the ball, during a training session in St. Petersburg, Russia , Friday, June 23, 2017. In the semifinals, Portugal will play on Wednesday in Kazan against the runner-up in Group B, which is now Germany before the final group games Sunday.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:18

And that is why he was unavailable to pitch Friday. Salvador Perez doubled with one out against Ryan Tepera , who had gotten the final out of the eighth inning. In his time on the bump, he struck out 65 opposing batters as opposed to 24 walks. Yuck. Vargas on the other hand has been money against teams with a losing record, and until Estrada can show met hat he's turned things around, I have to go with Kansas City and the low line.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:14

He scored his 75th goal for his country in the win. Ronaldo was the one to break the deadlock, dispatching an emphatic penalty beyond Stefan Marinovic to score on the 30th birthday of nemesis Lionel Messi. It is the first time since 2001 that the FIFA Confederations Cup hosts have failed to reach the semis. In the semifinals, Portugal will play on Wednesday in Kazan against the runner-up in Group B, which is now Germany before the final group games Sunday.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:10

Shi could pull back just one point before Srikanth sealed the game 21-10. We know each other's game pretty well. Despite of Praneeth hard fought game, Srikanth managed to maintain the lead over him, and finally openend his gate to reach the semi-finals.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:12

Things have a way of working out for Pletcher, victor of a record seven Eclipse Awards as the leading trainer in North America, and they worked out again this time. That was followed by two disappointing results. The winners of the Kentucky Derby and Preakness - Always Dreaming and Cloud Computing , respectively - were not in the field.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:06

One JIT member reportedly told him that he is indulging in political discussion instead of answering questions; to which Safdar reportedly said he wasn't discussing politics but "country's future". Captain (Retd) Safdar said he would not disclose what took place during JIT proceedings as the matter was pending before the court. A day earlier Pakistan Peoples Party Senator Rehman Malik had appeared before the JIT and provided it details of the inquiry he had carried out into the allegations ...

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:03

Hamilton banished memories of a dismal qualifying session in Baku previous year, when he clipped the barrier and had to settle for 10th place on the starting grid, to grab pole with a time of 1:40.593 despite running wide at Turn 16. A big thank-you to them. He now sits behind Michael Schumacher in second place, Schumi has 68 pole wins. Fellow Formula One title rival Sebastian Vettel was only 12th fastest and did not partake in the final 25 minutes of running after a hydraulic issue, ...

by | June 24, 2017 | 06:32

In continuation of their 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup campaign, all four sides return on Saturday to see whether they will advance to the semi-finals. Also, if they do bring a few fringe players in, we're still dealing with exceptional talents such as Gelson Martins and Bernardo Silva . Pepe added: "When we are here we want to do our best for a country that is tremendously supportive and humble".